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Should We Be Worried About Asteroids?

Posted on: Tue 30 Jul 2019

Recently, an asteroid called 2019OK zoomed within 70,000km of colliding with the earth.

The impact of a direct collision could have been catastrophic, particularly without prior knowledge.

Michael Brown, Associate professor in astronomy from Monash University joins Breakfast’s  Zoe Kounadis & Tom Mann to reassure us of any major concerns (well sort of).

Produced by Zoe Kounadis

Image credit: NASA/JPL


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